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New York Times, Friday, February 25, 1966

Author: Unknown
Editor: Margaret Farrar
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 76, Blocks: 37, Avg Word Len: 4.95, Missing: { J Q }, Scrabble score: 317 (avg 1.69)
Open Squares: 66, Cheaters: 2, FITB: 5, XRef: 0, Words that never appeared in a previous NYT crossword: 6
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© 1966, The New York TimesNo. 6,040
Across Down
1. Pounds down. : TAMPS
6. Relatives of Corps. : SGTS
10. Certain footwear, for short. : MOCS
14. Word of parting. : ADIEU
15. Garden. : MARY
16. U.S. satellite. : ECHO
17. Arrested: Slang. : RANIN
18. Heating device. : OVEN
19. Disrupt. : TEAR
20. Initials important in Manhattan. : NYU
21. Be deeply concerned. : TAKETOHEART
24. Accurately. : TOATEE
26. Showy flower. : PEONY
27. Reddish brown. : SIENNA
29. Ara, the ___. : ALTAR
31. Man's name. : ELMO
32. Outcome. : FRUIT
33. Bearskin. : CAP
36. Usually. : ASARULE
39. Musical composition. : SCHERZO
41. One of the British Isles. : MAN
42. Dixie. : SOUTH
44. National park in Utah. : ZION
45. Indo-Aryan tongue. : HINDI
46. Sorrow. : GRIEVE
48. Nobody. : NOONE
50. Way. : METHOD
52. Phenomenon of today's youth. : GOINGSTEADY
54. Bankroll: Colloq. : WAD
57. Vex: Dial. : RILE
58. Norse god. : THOR
59. Big game, in Canada. : MOOSE
61. Famous U.S. physicist. : UREY
62. French month. : AOUT
63. Abbreviation on a borrowed book. : EXLIB
64. Gardener's concern. : BEDS
65. Book of the Bible. : RUTH
66. Removes. : DOFFS
1. Body of water. : TARN
2. For ever and ___. : ADAY
3. Patriot of 1776. : MINUTEMAN
4. Where Charlottetown is: Abbr. : PEI
5. Heliophile's goal. : SUNTAN
6. Urban problem. : SMOKE
7. Heeded. : GAVEEAR
8. Old weight allowance. : TRET
9. Abridged. : SYNOPTIC
10. Shooting star. : METEOR
11. The deep. : OCEAN
12. Cautious. : CHARY
13. Quality. : SORT
22. ___ loss. : ATA
23. Wasteland. : HEATH
25. ___ about. : ONOR
27. Thin layer of ore. : SEAM
28. Fraulein's name. : ILSA
30. Profuse. : LUSH
32. Inveterate strife. : FEUD
33. False-alarmed. : CRIEDWOLF
34. European sea. : AZOV
35. Bread. : PONE
37. Making serve. : USING
38. Symbol of a state. : LONESTAR
40. Name of Broadway fame. : EZIO
43. Respite. : TIMEOUT
45. Flatters. : HONEYS
46. Warranted: Abbr. : GTD
47. Waxed poetic. : RHYMED
48. Bête ___. : NOIRE
49. Like some silk or paper. : OILED
51. Planet. : EARTH
52. Beetle larva. : GRUB
53. One grand. : THOU
55. Quasi. : ASIF
56. Society girls. : DEBS
60. Chemical prefix. : OXO

Answer summary: 3 unique to this puzzle, 3 debuted here and reused later, 1 appeared only in pre-Shortz puzzles.

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